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Arizona and the Valley are on the cusp of significant decisions and changes related to water usage. A drought contingency plan is on the horizon as is a Colorado River shortage declaration.
Jun. 12, 2018
The city of Phoenix has a new mayor. Though she’ll only be holding the position until election results determine former Mayor Greg Stanton’s longer-term successor, Thelda Williams takes the reins of the city for a third interim period, and she’ll serve at least until November.
Jun. 12, 2018
State agencies launch Monsoon safety campaign to help drivers stay alive during 2018 season.
Jun. 12, 2018
The Pulse: Treat Yourself
A woman with a brain injury uses the software AUMI as informal musical therapy on her road to recovery.
Jun. 12, 2018
School’s out for summer. Students may feel free from the responsibilities of homework and tests, but parents — well, they’ve got to figure out what to do with their kids during the next 10 to 12 weeks while they’re at work.
Jun. 12, 2018
A total of 114 Democratic candidates have filed to run for the Arizona Legislature, topping the previous record of 101 in 2002. The final candidate list for the 2018 primaries will be released after Wednesday’s filing deadline.
Jun. 12, 2018
The Takeaway: President Trump Holds Historic Meeting With Kim Jong-un
President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un met in an historic summit overnight in Singapore. The highly talked-about meeting was brief and was allegedly attended by the two leaders and their interpreters.
Jun. 12, 2018
"It’s a shame we spend so much time typing rather than writing, because handwriting is invaluable in compiling a clinical picture. The next time you find yourself wondering if there is a problem with your memory, write something down, copy a sentence, or transcribe a phrase and show it to your doctor."
Jun. 12, 2018
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions ruled Monday that people fleeing domestic violence generally do not qualify for asylum. One Arizona immigration lawyer said the legal decision endangers women.
Jun. 11, 2018
Parents in Arizona are feeling the squeeze as they look for summer programs for their kids.
Jun. 11, 2018
A new volume of research compiled in part by a Mesa Community College professor of archaeology is helping to visually represent cultural interaction between Native American tribes in South America.
Jun. 11, 2018
Maricopa, Gila and Mohave counties are all under excessive heat watches Tuesday morning into Wednesday night with expected high temperatures near 110 degrees. But there could be a break from the heat later in the week, thanks in part to Hurricane Bud.
Jun. 11, 2018
The American Red Cross launches campaign raising awareness of type A, B and O blood donations. A spokesman said the need for blood donations is constant, especially in the summer when schools aren't in session, where a number of drives occur.
Jun. 11, 2018
The 76-year-old councilwoman is interim mayor for the second time.
Jun. 11, 2018
A long-time drug trafficker born in the U.S. who rose in ranks in Mexico’s notorious drug trafficking syndicate will likely spend the rest of his life in prison.
Jun. 11, 2018
Arizona Department of Corrections says it is still conducting an investigation into Jeffrey Jensen’s death, but his family believes the department was negligent in its duty to protect him.
Report: Chaos Of Prison Health Care
Jun. 11, 2018
U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to spend millions of dollars on a new project to keep job applicants interested in becoming agents on the country’s borders.
Jun. 11, 2018
Twenty attorneys general around the country — including Mark Brnovich here in Arizona — sued the government over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.
Jun. 11, 2018
The National Football League is facing serious questions about how the game is played and what changes it may have to make to have a sustainable future.
Jun. 11, 2018
Running Rim To Rim, And Back Again, At The Grand Canyon
After hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon, most people are ready for a big meal and a deep sleep. But for an elite few, that’s just a warm up. Increasingly, the canyon is becoming a destination for trail runners wanting to push their limits. Tackling the ultimate trail run, despite warnings, in the final installment of "Below The Rim."
Hear The Entire Series: Below The Rim
Jun. 11, 2018

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